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Postdoctoral Fellows:

Leonora Martinez-Nunez, Ph.D.
Senior Program Manager for Outreach, BMB Dept 
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Jen Forcina, Ph.D.
Scientist at Arbor Biotechnologies (Cambridge, MA) 

Jeffrey Bombardier, Ph.D.
Licensing Associate 
Tufts University Technology Transfer  

William Holmes, Ph.D.
Lecturer, Brown University

Dante Lepore, Ph.D.
Scientist at Rentschler Biopharma

Laura Marcotte, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Assumption University

Francesca Morgera, Ph.D.
Global Technology Transfer Lead, SeaGen:

Sivaram Mylavarapu, Ph.D.
Professor, Regional Centre for Biotechnology, NCR Biotech Science Cluster, India


Graduate Students:

Daniel Brewer, Ph.D.
Deputy Operations Officer at U.S. Army - Walter Reed National Military Medical Center

Michelle Dubuke, Ph.D.
Manager, Field Applications at Seer, Inc

Mike Feyder, Ph.D.
Bioconjugation Scientist at Mersana Therapeutics, Inc.

Elina Glaubke 
Visiting Master’s student (University of Osnabrück, Germany)
Ph.D. candidate at University of Göttingen

Maggie Heider, Ph.D.
Development Scientist (Applications and Product Development, New England Biolabs Inc., Ipswich MA)

Rob Orr
Visiting Graduate Student (WPI)
Lead, Synthetic Biology at Pattern BioSciences, Basel

Jennifer (Saporita) Songer (*deceased; posthumous Ph.D. awarded 6/09)


Lab Managers/Research Associates/Post-bacc students:

Peter Opara-Nadi
PhD Candidate at Duke University 

Tete (Brenda) Thomas
Medical Scribe Program, UMass Chan Medical School

Billie Reneker
PhD Candidate, Princeton University

Pallavi Gandhi
Sr. Research Associate, Biomarkers and Clinical Bioanalysis, Sanofi Genzyme Framingham

Anne Mirza
Research Associate, UMass Chan Medical School, MaPS Dept.


Undergraduate students:

Adrián Márquez Hernández
SURE program undergraduate from University of Puerto Rico - Cayey 

Kimberly Huaman
Undergraduate from WPI
Long term substitute teacher in Environmental Science, Marlborough Public Schools

Raira Ank
SURE program undergraduate from Georgia College State University
MS in Cancer Biology from Emory University, Atlanta

Sarah Arrieta
SURE program undergraduate from University of Maryland, Baltimore County

Allison Butt
Undergraduate from WPI
Ph.D. candidate at Yale University, BBS Program

Sarah Cabral
Undergraduate from WPI
Ph.D. Department of Molecular Biology, Cell Biology, and Biochemistry, Brown University
Scientist at Remix Therapeutics

Nikki Croteau, MD
Undergraduate from WPI
General Surgery Resident at NYP-Weill Cornell, NYC
Research Fellow at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center and The Rockefeller University

Alexander Czuchra
Undergraduate from WPI
Sr. Process Development Associate in Cell Therapy, Lykan Bioscience

Alexandra D’Ordine
Biochemistry & Professional Writing WPI ’17
PhD candidate, Molecular Biology, Cell Biology, and Biochemistry Graduate Program at Brown University

Stephen Foley
Undergraduate from WPI
M3 Larner College of Medicine at UVM

Jacqueline Forson
Undergraduate from WPI

Jennifer Garbarino
Undergraduate from WPI
Ph.D. candidate at Yale University, Bindra lab

Elizabeth Hankla
Undergraduate from Mount Holyoke College
Pharmacist, FDA, Silver Spring, MD

Rachael Heard
Undergraduate from WPI
Director, Academic Programming and Student Transitions, WPI

Miye Jacques
Undergraduate from WPI
Translational Research Scientist at Bristol-Myers Squibb

Brittany Jette
Undergraduate from WPI
Research Associate, Charles River Labs
MPH Candidate, Tufts University

 Madeline Manfra-Levitt
Undergraduate from WPI
Cell Processing Specialist at Dana-Farber Cancer Institute

Lauren O’Connor
Undergraduate from Assumption College
Ph.D. candidate at UMass Chan Medical School 

Camille Pearce
Undergraduate from WPI
Graduate Student at The University of Connecticut

Jamie Towle-Weicksel, Ph.D.
Biology, WPI '06; Chemistry, Clark University, Ph.D., '12 
Associate Professor of Chemistry and Biochemistry
Rhode Island College

Kristine Trontz, DDS
Undergraduate from WPI
Pediatric Dentist Haas Dental Associates

Lexi Walls
Undergraduate from UMass Amherst
Ph.D candidate in Biochemistry at the University of Washington in Seattle

Ashleigh Wood
Undergraduate from WPI
Development Program Management